[R] attaching data to any object

Uwe Ligges ligges at statistik.uni-dortmund.de
Mon Nov 10 17:32:23 CET 2003

Rajarshi Guha wrote:

> Hi,
>   is the following possible - in a given session I make a lot of objects
> and save when exiting. Usually I note down seperately what each object
> is about. Is it possible to attach data to any object which would
> essentially be a short note explaining the meaning of it?

You can add an attribute as in:

x <- 1:10
attributes(x) <- list(my.note = "This is a test")

but I think it is not really what you are going to do...

Uwe Ligges

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